Once, in the late 80's, that salad I was treated to my neighbors – two friendly older Kazakh women, mother and daughter. I only remember that the salad was an unusual Golden color and very tasty! Looking for a recipe, I "shoveled" the whole Internet but couldn't find one. Had memory to restore the forgotten old, but so warm and dear, in memories of younger years! "Elton" is a more modern name of the salad, and the old fashioned way it sounded "Altyn-Nur" or "Altan-Nuur", which translated from Mongolian means "GOLDEN LAKE". This name in the old days, was called the miraculous healing of the lake, the bottom of which, according to ancient legend, hid their gold Khan Mamai...